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Making Positive Family Memories Together and Improving Quality-of-Life Through Thick Sociality and Bonding at Local Community Festivals and Events
Our study contributes to the current research on tourism and quality-of-life (QOL) by investigating Memorable Event Experiences (MEE), as a primary resource for familial bonding and memory creation. A mixed methods approach ...
A Conversation with Geoff Hodgson
(Edward Elgar Publishing, 2019-11-29)
his article is the introductory chapter to a festschrift in honour of Geoff Hodgson. In work spanning four decades, Geoff Hodgson has made many path-breaking contributions to institutional economics, evolutionary economics, ...
From gloom to doom: Financial loss and negative affect prime risk averse preferences
Previous research has shown that risk preferences are sensitive to the financial domain in which they are framed. In the present study we explore whether the effect of valence priming on risk taking is moderated by the ...
A Big Data Analytics Approach for Construction Firms Failure Prediction Models
Using 693 000 datacells from 33 000 sample construction firms that operated or failed between 2008 and 2017, failure prediction models were developed using artificial neural network (ANN), support vector machine, multiple ...
The Bi-objective Periodic Closed Loop Network Design Problem
Reverse supply chains are becoming a crucial part of retail supply chains given the recent reforms in the consumers’ rights and the regulations by governments. This has motivated companies around the world to adopt ...
Dimensions and Determinants of Financialisation : Comparing OECD Countries since 1997
The financialisation literature has grown over the past decades. Despite a generally accepted definition, financialisation has been used to describe different phenomena. We distinguish between financialisation of non-financial ...
Choice Under Risk: How Occupation Influences Preferences
In the last decade, a number of studies in the behavioral sciences, particularly in psychology and economics, have explored the complexity of individual risk behavior and its underlying factors. Most previous studies have ...
Private pension funds in emerging economies : from broken promises to financialisation
(Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., 2019-09-27)
Consuming the million-mile electric car
Unlike for many consumer products, there has been no strong environmental case for extending the life of internal combustion engine cars as the majority of their environmental impact is fuel consumed in use and not the ...
Average Scores Integration in Official Star Rating Scheme
Purpose: Evidence suggests that electronic word-of-mouth (eWOM) plays a highly influential role in decision-making when booking hotel rooms. The number of online sources where consumers can obtain information on hotel ...